geometry

An architect plans to draw a rectangular patio with segment LM representing one side of the rectangle. He wants to construct a line passing through Q and parallel to side LM. He uses a straightedge and compass to complete some steps of the construction as shown.


Which of these is likely to be his next step in constructing the parallel line

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  1. You were literally no help Chandler. I am doing this assignment. The answer is
    " Without changing the width and position of the compass, draw an arc between L and M "
    for anyone that needs it (:

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